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15 January 2019 10:26 AM WATCH: I was so close to playing for Barcelona

Cape Town – Former Bafana Bafana captain Mbulelo Mabizela says that if it wasn’t for his drug and alcohol abuse he would have been playing for Spanish giants Barcelona. The now retired 38-year-old Mabizela is an HIV/Aids councillor and spends most of his time giving advice to young people on how to avoid drug and alcohol abuse. "The major stumbling block 156

17 December 2018 5:15 AM All I (don't) want for Christmas...South Africans weigh in

From sweets to Christmas cards, shoppers the world over have revealed what they don't want for Christmas. The global survey, which included South Africa, was conducted in 34 countries - and also included what most were hoping to receive in their Christmas stocking instead. In SA, according to the survey, the most desirable gifts seem to be jewellery 78

30 November 2018 7:58 AM Official: 12 die from drinking tainted liquor in India

At least 12 people have died from drinking tainted liquor in a village in eastern India, a government official said on Thursday. District Magistrate Sumit Gupta said another 25 people were being treated in a hospital in the Nadia district of West Bengal state. Gupta said the deaths occurred over the past two days after workers at a brick kiln consumed 87

27 November 2018 3:13 PM Father accidentally kills 5-year-old son in freak accident

A five-year-old boy died on Thanksgiving Day after his father accidentally reversed his car over over him at their home in Hamburg, New York. Little James Walsh was outside when his father, Patrick Walsh, backed out of the driveway and accidentally struck him on Thursday 22 November, according to the Miami Herald. The boy was rushed to a nearby hospital 68

23 November 2018 3:21 PM Mom and her new boyfriend die after crash on their first date

A young mother and her drunk-driving date died in a BMW crash after enjoying their first night out, an inquest at Pontypridd Town in Wales heard recently. Sarah-Jayne Thomas, 28, and Tim Grace, 31, – both from South Wales – died after the vehicle they were in whizzed along the M4 at a speed of 161km/h and crashed into a nearby tree on 12 June, Mirror 76

05 November 2018 3:07 PM 6 arrested at Telkom Knockout Cup in Durban

KwaZulu-Natal police have arrested six people for various crimes at the Telkom Knockout Cup at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban over the weekend. According to police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele, there were no serious incidents reported during both games played at the stadium, "due to the ample presence of police officers and security personnel" 43

02 October 2018 7:26 AM Trump says he'd be a 'mess' as a drinker

US President Donald Trump jokes he'd be a "mess" if he indulged in alcoholic beverages. Trump spoke about his drinking habits on Monday at a news conference as he discussed Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's comments about drinking beer in high school and college. The president noted that he is not a drinker, saying "I can honestly say I've never 98

06 September 2018 10:14 AM PSL announce partnership with SAPS

Cape Town - The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has announced a partnership with the South African Police Service (SAPS) in an effort to eradicate violence and vandalism at stadiums. The initiative between the two organisations come at a time when pitch invasions at various stadiums across the country have become alarmingly more frequent. High profile cases 53

28 June 2018 7:42 PM Multiple people shot at The Capital newspaper in Annapolis

Annapolis - Multiple people have been shot at The Capital newspaper in Annapolis, the capital of Maryland, according to reports. The Baltimore Sun, which owns the Annapolis newspaper, says a reporter told them of the shooting on Thursday afternoon. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says it is responding to reports of the shooting 87

22 June 2018 8:08 AM Demi Lovato sings about addiction struggles on new song Sober

New York — Demi Lovato celebrated six years of sobriety in March, but her new song indicates she may no longer be sober. The pop star released Sober on YouTube on Thursday, singing lyrics like: "Momma, I'm so sorry I'm not sober anymore/And daddy please forgive me for the drinks spilled on the floor." The singer-actress struggled with an eating disorder 35